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The chemistry of collaboration

From Paul Allen founding Microsoft with Bill Gates, to Ben and Jerry creating their much loved ice cream flavours, many of our modern technologies and luxuries are the product of collaboration. Those within R&D will know the value of collaboration – rarely do breakthroughs result from the work of just...

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UK becomes even more attractive for first filings in computing and telecomms

Following an announcement earlier in the year that the UK IPO will be outsourcing searches to the EPO (see Ross’ article here), the UK IPO have expanded this to the computing and telecommunications fields (see announcement here). Where UK applications are filed in these fields, there will be a pot...

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UKIPO publishes research into AI patent filings

It will come as a surprise to absolutely no one to hear that investment in Artificial Intelligence has risen sharply over the last few years. This is supported by a recent report published by the UKIPO indicating the patent filing trends in this sector. The report shows that AI-related technologies...

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HIV: handling a killer condition

The first AIDS-related deaths began to surface almost 40 years ago in 1981. At that time, we had no effective medication and AIDS was a certain death sentence. At its peak, the AIDS crisis was killing 2 million people each year – people from all corners of society and across the...

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E-scooter wars: is there substance behind market domination?

This article was originally published on Verdict. Follow this link to read the full article. E-scooters will soon become a familiar sight in cities across Europe. Germany has become the latest country to give e-scooters the go-ahead and it won’t be the last. Recent investment figures have painted a positive picture of...

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